Chicago Police DepartmentUniform and Property U06-04-04
Chevrons
Issue Date:18 September 2019Effective Date:18 September 2019
Rescinds:U9.1423
Index Category:Uniform and Equipment Specifications
I.CHEVRONS
  • A.DESIGN:
    Triple chevron designed patch to designate the rank of sergeant.
  • B.MATERIALS:
    • 1.Wool/felt
    • 2.Polyester/cotton
  • C.COLOR:
    • 1.Wool/felt: Dark blue/buff/dark blue
    • 2.Polyester/cotton: Royal blue/white/light blue
  • D.CONSTRUCTION:
    • 1.Wool/felt: Dark blue stripes, superimposed over light buff (tan) stripes with light buff material showing 1/16 inch around the periphery of the dark blue stripes. Completed stripes are to be sewn onto a dark (brawny blue) blue felt backgrounds cloth for mounting on uniform sleeves. These chevrons will be sewn centered on both sleeves of all outer garments (excluding shirts) 5 ½ inches down from the shoulder seams with the chevron points facing up.
    • 2.Polyester/cotton: Royal blue stripe, outlined with 1/16 inch border of white thread, sewn on a 1202 blue material background. These chevrons will be sewn on both uniform shirt sleeves, centered to the top of the sleeve, with the upper point of the chevron 4 ¾ inches down from the shoulder.
Eddie T. Johnson
Superintendent of Police
15-020 JJR